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System and method for asynchronous backup of virtual disks in a
distributed storage array
Systems and methods for asynchronous backup of virtual disks in a distributed storage array are disclosed. An exemplary method may comprise receiving an IO...
Routing cache management with route fragmentation
One embodiment disclosed relates to an apparatus for routing packets towards destination addresses. The apparatus includes at least a routing table and a route...
System and method for transferring digital content on a memory card
A digital content transfer appliance comprises a memory card reader, a memory, and a controller. The memory card reader is configured to removably receive at...
Method and apparatus for driver circuit to provide a desired voltage level
to a device
A method includes a row precharge voltage applied to a node and a column voltage that is set. A row enable signal is pulsed to a switching device coupled between...
Mirror device for projection system having plurality of tiltable mirrors
A mirror device of one embodiment of the invention is for a projection system corresponding to one of a pixel and a sub-pixel of image data to be projected by...
Variable resolution optically addressed active display
A pixel cell is instructed to relay activation instructions to another pixel cell. The first pixel cell is instructed to activate. The activation instruction is...
An electronic device includes a first member, and a second member which includes segments. At least one of the first member and the second member is movable...
Printing device and method
A device and method for assisting a user to clear a media jam in a printing device that announces pages, picks media responsively to the announced pages and...
Three phase capacitance-based sensing and actuation
Various systems and methods for sensing are provided. In one embodiment, a sensing system is provided that includes a first electrode array disposed on a proof...
Method and apparatus for role-based security policy management
A method and corresponding tool are described for security policy management in a network comprising a plurality of hosts and at least one configurable policy...
Method and apparatus for logging the execution history of an operating
Disclosed herein are a method and apparatus for logging the execution history of an operating system kernel by including an event description in a production...
Instrumenting java code by modifying bytecodes
A method of instrumenting a method of a class by modifying bytecodes is disclosed. The method comprises: providing an interface, by which the method can be...
Method and apparatus for providing updated processor polling information
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and an apparatus to collect and dynamically update processor polling information. In one method embodiment, the...
Pipeline stage initialization via task frame accessed by a memory pointer
propagated among the pipeline stages
An embodiment of the present invention includes a pipeline comprising a plurality of stages and a pipeline timing controller controlling a plurality of...
Selective memory allocation
Methodology, systems and media associated with selectively allocating memory are described. One exemplary method embodiment comprises receiving a quality data...
Method and system for managing connections in a computer network
A method and system are disclosed for managing connections in a computer network. In accordance with exemplary embodiments of the present invention, a switch...
Dynamic agent with embedded web server and mark-up language support for
An agent computer program for use in an automated electronic commerce infrastructure. A client-agent communication mechanism for enabling communication between...
System and method for harvesting of data from peripheral devices
A system and method harvest data from at least one device, by canvassing the devices and tracking which canvassed devices yielded harvested data and then...
Single system for managing multi-platform data retrieval
A method of interacting with one or more data sources storing information and a system for performing the method thereof. The method receives a user request to...
System and method for indexing a video sequence
A method and system for indexing a video sequence comprised of video information and audio information, wherein the video sequence has been created by at least...
Method and apparatus for three-dimensional shadow lightening
A method of image processing is provided, the method including acquiring a digital image having a three-dimensional shadow, determining a boundary of the...
Transmission of generalized scalable bit-streams
A method of encrypting a transmission unit of a generalized scalable bit-stream includes, for each atom of the transmission unit, concatenating bit-stream...
Database for use in telephone communications
Techniques for storing data used in making announcements in telephone communications are disclosed. In an embodiment, an announcement depends on classes of...
Providing a notification including location information for nodes in an
An overlay network is used to logically represent an underlying physical network. A network condition is monitored by a node in a target region of the network....
Process for monitoring the quality of service in a telecommunication
network and apparatus for the same
A Process for monitoring the quality of service of the communication over an Internet or intranet network, said process being executed in a end-user terminal and...
System and method for monitoring network traffic
A system includes a packet reader configured to scan packets transmitted through a network for pre-specified criteria. The packets include endpoint information...
Computer system with multiple-connector apparatus
A computer system comprises a multiple-connector apparatus. The multiple-connector apparatus can be retracted into the computer system.
Method and system for using an optical sensor array to control a labeling
A method for using an optical sensor array to control a labeling device includes scanning a surface texture of an imageable media with the optical sensor array,...
Determining inverse transfer functions of output devices having limited
An inverse transfer function of a limited bit depth output device having N primary colorants (e.g., a six-color printer) is determined. An N-dimensional...
Security systems and monitoring methods using quantum states
A security system uses a source capable of producing an entangled state of a sensing mode and a reference mode. The sensing mode has a path that enters an area...
Systems and methods for sampling an image sensor
Systems and methods according to the present invention provide techniques which adjust the sampling scheme associated with an image sensor in order to provide...
Method and apparatus for controlling the field of view of a camera are described. The method includes processing at least one collected image so as to calculate...
Displaying sub-frames at spatially offset positions on a circle
A method of displaying an image with a display device includes receiving image data for the image. The method includes generating a plurality of sub-frames...
Composite material with conductive nanowires
A composite material exhibiting at least one of a negative effective permittivity and a negative effective permeability for incident radiation at an operating...
In one embodiment, a package for a micro-device includes a substrate, a transparent material covering the substrate, and a bond ring bonding the transparent...
Underfloor cable junction unit and computer center equipped with such
An underfloor cable junction unit for installation in a raised-floor system used as cooling air supply duct for devices arranged on the raised floor and having...
Fusing nanowires using in situ crystal growth
Crystal growth performed in situ facilitates interconnection of prefabricated nano-structures. The nano-structures are immersed in a growth solution having a...
Additive to improve ozone stability of dyes on porous media
An inkjet ink includes an aqueous liquid vehicle, at least 1% by weight dye, and an ozone stability enhancing quantity of gluconate ions.
System and method for forming a bound document
A method of forming a bound document includes providing a text body defining a first sheet and a last sheet, aligned edges of the sheets defining a spine, the...
Ink thickness consistency in digital printing presses
A method for a digital printing press includes estimating a developer voltage by applying a developer voltage estimation model to measurements of state...
An inhaler that includes a fluid medicament supply, an ejector, an accumulator in fluid communication with the ejector, a valve that is in fluid communication...
Method of making a fluid ejection head for a fluid ejection device
A fluid ejection head of a fluid ejection device is provided, the fluid ejection head having a substrate, a fluid ejection die coupled with the substrate, an...
Drive bezels for computer storage systems
Drive bezels for computer storage systems are disclosed. An exemplary system may include a drive device operable to read and write data on a storage cartridge. A...
Mobile services network for update of firmware/software in mobile handsets
A mobile handset in a mobile services network, with access to a plurality of services, including a firmware/software update service, receives update...
Monitoring error-handler vector in architected memory
A computer system provides a vector monitor for monitoring a first instance of an error-handling vector in architected memory. The monitoring can involve...
Controller communications over an always-on controller interconnect
A controller interconnect structure within a RAID disk array enables continuous low latency/high bandwidth communications between a plurality of controller pairs...
Method and system for preventing current-privilege-level-information leaks
to non-privileged code
Various embodiments of the present invention introduce privilege-level mapping into a computer architecture not initially designed for supporting virtualization....
Sleep state resume
In one embodiment a method comprises collecting device configuration information during an initialization process in a computing device, storing the device...
Systems for loading unaligned words and methods of operating the same
Disclosed are systems for loading an unaligned word from a specified unaligned word address in a memory, the unaligned word comprising a plurality of indexed...
Trap mode register
Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with a system configured with a trap mode register, multiple interrupt vector address registers,...